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Ridgewood

School

Facilities

We have excellent facilities, many of which are uniquely available to our Sixth Form students in our Faraday Sixth Form Centre.

  • A purpose built Sixth Form Centre which includes subject-specific classrooms
  • Purpose built Science and STEM laboratories
  • Resource centres housing key texts, journals and access to bookable equipment such as laptops
  • Several IT suites
  • A 200-seat, multi-use auditorium
  • A mix of study and social spaces
  • A café
  • A Careers Hub where CareersInc provide information, advice and guidance to students

As well as the facilities in the Sixth Form Centre, students have access to main school facilities.

  • A gymnasium, a full sized sports hall, a fitness room, two 11-a-side football pitches, one full sized rugby pitch, a floodlit 3G pitch and two netball and tennis courts
  • An iMac suite featuring 26 iMacs with MIDI keyboards with Sibelius and Logic Pro X software
  • Six fully restored music practice rooms and a recital room
  • Laser cutters, 3D printers, CNC Milling machines, and a range of state of the art engineering facilities
  • A kiln for clay work
  • Validus, a dedicated wellbeing centre which offers a variety of information and resources which support all our students. The centre also provides confidential one-to-one professional counselling and works with a range of external specialist providers to assist students with any personal issues that may arise.